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Lit. Partition, Division
The partition used on Orthodox synagogues to separate the men’s and women’s seating sections during prayer services.

Synonyms: Mechitza, Mekhitza, Mekhitzah

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Learning to Say "We": Writing Identity

In this immersion, we will reflect and expand on our personal experiences of identity, using writing exercises and in-depth discussions to think about, challenge, discover, explore, and experiment with different ways to identify ourselves, to consider how those ways connect us to and separate us from others, and how they represent and misrepresent aspects of who we are.

Four sessions, starting June 15th

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